Career/Job Opportunities

Opportunities posted with the Career Development Office are advertisements received from employers and job search sites. No guarantee of employment is stated or implied. Please call Tracy Engstrom, Coordinator, at 309.341.5246 with questions.

Admin & Clerical

Office Assistant - Galesburg, IL (1/16/18)
Carl Sandburg College seeks applicants for the position of Office Assistant, Math and Natural Sciences and Career, Technical, and Health Education. $19,730.00 - $20,120.00 Annually.

Minimum Necessary Skills, Experience, and Educational Background

  • High school diploma or GED, relevant experience preferred.
  • Working knowledge of computer systems and software, including spreadsheets and word processing; as well as knowledge of and competency with all office equipment.
  • Good written and oral communication skills required including phone etiquette skills.
  • Good spelling, grammar, and proofreading skills.
  • Must hold a valid driver's license. 

For a detailed job description and to apply for the job, visit Click on Employment at the bottom of the page.

Staff Assistant - Galesburg, IL (1/12/18)
Hill Correctional Center seeks to hire a staff assistant.


  • Minimum two (2) years secretarial experience. 
  • Proficient in the use of computer, dictating and copying equipment.

Interested applicants can read a detailed job description and apply for the job at

Front Desk Receptionist - Galesburg, IL (1/11/18)
Yemm Ford seeks to hire a full time front desk receptionist. The front desk receptionist answers customer questions and directs them to the appropriate staff member. Ensures that all prospects are logged on the daily up sheet. Monitors lot activity and pages sales staff when needed.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Greeting the customers in a warm and friendly manner
  • Assisting customers by providing the information needed
  • Escort customers to appropriate areas
  • Track customer traffic within the dealership
  • Be familiar with all staff members and who is available at a given moment
  • Perform other duties as needed

Qualifications and Skills

  • Be polite and professional
  • Have an outgoing and positive personality
  • Must be able to work evenings and Saturdays

Apply online at Keywords Yemm Ford; Location Galesburg, IL.

Receptionist - Coal Valley, IL (1/11/18)
Niabi Zoo seeks to hire a receptionist. 

Education, Experience, & License Requirements

  • Must have a High School diploma or working towards one.
  • Must be at least 16 years of age.
  • Must have a valid driver’s license.

Competency and Knowledge Requirements

  • Must be able to perform basic math.
  • Must have excellent communication and organizational skills.
  • Must have the ability to multitask
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel and Outlook.
  • Must be dependable, courteous and able to work with people of all ages.
  • Strong interest in/commitment to conservation, animals, and the natural world.
  • Ability to educate guests on a variety of things.
  • Knowledge of departmental practices, policies, and procedures.
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with staff, Rock Island County Forest Preserve District representatives, volunteers, dignitaries, and the public.
  • Ability to be an effective decision-maker and problem-solver.
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills, including verbal, written, and listening skills.
  • Strong observation, analytical and organizational skills and abilities.
  • Must be flexible, cooperative, and able to adapt easily to shifting priorities.
  • Must be willing to work nights, weekends, and holidays as needed.
  • Ability to perform duties in occasionally unpleasant surroundings

Please submit Application and Resume to:

Forest Preserve, Niabi Zoo
Attn: Hannah Stockton
13010 Niabi Zoo Road
Coal Valley, IL 61240

Or fax to (309) 799-5761

Visit for blank application. A completed application must be submitted for consideration.

Data Entry Positions - Galesburg and Macomb, IL (1/10/18)
Bridgeway seeks to fill data entry positions. Looking for a second job to provide extra income or a part-time job while attending school? Galesburg & Macomb Full & Part-Time Seasonal Data Entry Positions

  • Seeking diverse applicants
  • 1st & 2nd shifts
  • $8.25/hour with increase in pay depending on productivity
  • Must be able to type at least 50 wpm with 10 or less errors
Employment conditional on passing background checks. Apply online at: or in person at: 2323 Windish Dr., Galesburg, IL (309-344-2323) or 900 S. Deer Road, Macomb, IL (309-836-4152). Priority is given to individuals with disabilities/veteran status.   AA/EOE

Automotive Receptionist Cashier - Monmouth, IL (1/2/18)
Kunes Country Auto Group of Monmouth is a busy and growing dealership in a beautiful community. We offer full benefits, and are an 8-time winner of Automotive News' coveted "Best Dealership to Work For" award. Our sales team members enjoy competitive pay plans, and an open sales floor though our 12 dealerships. Check us out, and find out what makes Kunes Country different!

Job/Education Requirements:

  • High school diploma.
  • Ability to read and comprehend instructions and information.
  • Excellent oral communication skills.
  • Professional personal appearance.
  • Ability to communicate customers' interests needs and requests to management and sales personnel.
  • Able to work a flexible schedule.


  • 401K
  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Paid Holidays
  • Discount on Vehicles
  • Paid Vacation

For a detailed job description and to apply online, visit Keywords Kunes Country; Location Monmouth, IL.


Smithfield Foods - Monmouth, IL (1/8/18)
Smithfield Foods is hiring for the following positions:

  • Plant Maintenance/Packages Supervisor
  • Hog Procurement Intern - Summer 2018 (2 openings)
  • Production - General (MON)
  • Production Supervisor - Military Veteran
  • Superintendent
  • Plant Continuous Improvement Manager
  • Operations Intern - Summer 2018

Apply Online:


Hallcon Positions - Galesburg, IL (1/16/18)
Hallcon is hiring for the following positions:

  • Road Driver
  • Yard Driver

For deatiled job descriptions and to apply, visit

Forklift Drivers - Woodhull, IL (1/12/18)
Pioneer in Woodhull is Now Hiring Forklift Drivers In Woodhull! Call Jen to get more Information at (309)737-0191.

Part Delivery Driver - Galesburg, IL (1/11/18)
AutoZone seeks to hire a full time and part time delivery driver. 

Position Requirements

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Basic knowledge of automotive parts is required
  • Excellent communication and decision making skills
  • Ability to lift, load, and deliver merchandise
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule to meet the business needs, including holidays, evenings and weekend shifts
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean Motor Vehicle Report and ability to meet AutoZone’s driving requirements
  • Drivers – 21 years or older
  • Ability to pass pre-employment background check

Apply online at

Delivery Driver/Furniture Installer - Galesburg, IL (1/2/18)
Slumberland Furniture seeks to hire a delivery driver/furniture installer. For a detailed job description and to apply for the job, visit



Carl Sandburg College Positions - Galesburg, IL (1/8/18)
Carl Sandburg College seeks applicants for the following positions:

  • Admissions Recruiter
  • Office Assistant (Math and Natural Sciences; Career, Tech and Health Education)
For detailed job descriptions and to apply for a position, visit Click on About, Employment and Human Resources. 


Health Care

CNAs - Stronghurst, IL (1/16/18)
Caring Oaks, located in Stronghurst, IL, seeks to hire CNAs. 
FT 1st, 2nd, and 3rd shift openings are availalbe due to an increase in census. Interested applicants can print out the application online at or stop by to fill out an application. Applications can also be emailed to

Patient Services Specialist - Galesburg, IL (1/8/18)
Gailey Eye Clinic seeks to hire a patient services specialist. Provides service to patient’s requests courteously and professionally.  Perform accurate and timely data entry.  Process paperwork neatly and accurately. Gailey Eye Clinic is committed to providing each patient with the highest quality eye care. This position plays an integral role in accomplishing this goal by utilizing a broad range of skills related to the customer service and administrative functions of the department.

For a detailed job description and to apply for the job, visit

Front Office Assistant - Galesburg, IL (1/8/18)
OSF Healthcare seeks to hire a front office assistant. M-F 8a-7p, Tuesday 1/2 day, every other weekend. Interested applicants can gain more information and apply for the job at

Agency Support Position - Galesburg, IL (1/4/18)
OSF Healthcare is hiring an agency support position.  


  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • Provides own transportation and auto insurance and abides by all laws, rules and recommendations for safe driving while on duty. 
  • Maintains valid driver’s license.
  • Ability to read and write well, and proof data entry for accuracy.
  • Ability to work on several tasks at one time with good organizational skills, judgment and maturity.
  • Ability to apply critical thinking skills and pay close attention to detail to maintain patient charts and determine all necessary documentation is completed and required from regulatory bodies. 
  • Ability to develop and maintain filing and record keeping systems.
  • Must be able to maintain confidentiality.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills necessary to work well with those we serve and to work as a team player within department.
  • 1 to 2 years’ computer data entry experience. 
  • Expected to work evenings, weekend and/or holiday hours as required.


  • Knowledge of medical terminology preferred. 
  • Epic experience preferred 

Interested applicants can read a detailed job description and apply online at

Activity Assistant - Abingdon, IL (1/3/18)
Care Center of Abingdon is currently seeking an enthusiastic, Part-Time Activity Aide who has a positive attitude and loves working one-on-one with the elderly!

Job Duties:

  • Provide group and individual activities
  • Drive the bus on outings
  • Conduct activity groups
  • Work with volunteers
  • Assist with scheduling outside activities
  • Develop new activity ideas

Excellent Benefits

  • Competitive Wages
  • Vision & Dental Insurance
  • 401K with Company Match
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Prescription Medication Plan
  • Cell Phone Discount
  • Flexible Schedule
  • Holiday Pay
  • Training Provided
  • Team Atmosphere


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Valid Driver’s License without signficiant issues
  • Ability to Pass a Criminal Background Check

Preferred - Experience Working with the Elderly

Required education - High school or equivalent

Required license or certification - Illinois Drivers License

Apply online at

Ophthalmic Assistant - Galesburg, IL (1/2/18)
The Galesburg Clinic seeks to hire an ophthalmic assistant.


  • High School diploma or GED.
  • Minimum of two years experience working for an ophthalmologist and/or optometrist.
  • Knowledge of ophthalmology testing and procedures.
  • Skill in identifying problems and recommending solutions.
  • Skill in developing and maintaining department quality assurance.
  • Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with patients, physicians and other health care personnel.
  • Ability to keep accurate patient records.
  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
  • Ability to read, interpret and apply departmental policies and procedures.
  • Ability to apply written guidelines and work practices to make decisions and solve problems.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing.

For a detailed job description and to apply for the job, visit

Homecare Aide - Galesburg, IL (1/2/18)

Job Summary

1. A High School diploma or general education diploma, or

2. One year of Homecare Aide/Chore-housekeeping direct service staff work experience in the Community Care Program

3. Must be at least 18 years of age

4. Basic knowledge of home management skills

5. Reliable Transportation and current driver's license with insurance

Summary: Under the direct supervision of the Service Coordinator and/or Field Supervisor, the Homecare Aide assists participants with and performs activities of daily living. A Homecare Aide maintains, strengthens, and safeguards the functioning of individuals in their own homes when no responsible and capable person is available for this purpose, in accordance with the authorized plan of care.

For a detailed job description and to apply for the job, visit or call (309) 353-2110 for more details.

Job Type: Part-time | Salary: $10.72 /hour | Required education: High school or equivalent

Human Services

Bridgeway Services - Galesburg, IL (1/5/18)
Bridgeway seeks to fill the following positions.

  • Billing/Collection Specialist
  • Employment Specialist
  • Prevention Specialist
  • CRISIS/SASS Counselor
  • Janitorial Associate
  • Community Living Coach

Apply online at Click on Employment.

Warren Achievement Positions - Monmouth, IL (1/5/18)
Warren Achievement is hiring for the following positions:

  • Residential Assistants, full time, some weekends and split shifts included; also part time positions, 2nd & 3rd shifts, including some weekends.  Particular need for 3rd shift staff. Will provide support and direction to individuals with developmental disabilities in a group home setting. Must have a driver’s license and must be able to be authorized to pass medications. High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Floor Supervisor, full time, days.  Provides supervision, training, assistance, and instruction to workers with developmental disabilities in order to meet production contracts. Responsible for equipment set-up, monitoring, adjustments, and repair.  High school diploma or equivalent required, along with valid driver’s license.
Positions require a valid driver's license and high school diploma or equivalent.  Apply on-line at or get an application at 1220 E. 2nd Ave., Monmouth, IL 61462. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace.
Law Enforcement/Security/Firefighter

Full Time Police Officer - Knoxville, IL (1/11/18)
The City of Knoxville is accepting applications for a Full Time Police Officer. Medical insurance, paid vacation, and competitive pay is included. A full listing of requirements and benefits can be found at Applications may be picked up at City Hall M-F 8:00-5:00. The City of Knoxville is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Individuals with current or past Police Certification preferred.

Responsibilities and Duties 

  • Handle calls for police service, traffic and criminal law enforcement.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Individuals with current or past full time police certification preferred.


  • Please go to for a complete list of full time employee benefits.

Required education - High school or equivalent

Required experience - Police: 2 years

Required language - English

Required license or certification - Illinois Driver's License

Campus Safety Officer I - Galesburg, IL (1/8/18)
Knox College seeks an experienced, energetic individual to fill the position of Campus Safety Officer I. This is a full time position in which the person hired may work varying shifts and may work holidays and weekends.

Qualifications include one to two years experience in a related emergency services field; an Associate’s degree in Criminal Justice preferred; ability to patrol on foot in all types of weather; strong, professional written and verbal communication skills; ability to provide exceptional customer service; and maintain a valid driver’s license. Prior security training and experience is desired.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and online employment application to Human Resources. Employment Application may be found at

Security Officer - Galesburg, IL
DSI Security Services seeks to hire a security officer. As a Security Officer your duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Provide general security duties to client, such as: crime prevention, crime reduction, and order maintenance by observing, documenting, and reporting activities.
  • Maintains visibility to ensure/deter unacceptable activities.
  • Comply with Client’s specific post instructions, which may include: the checking of employee badges, inspecting and logging information on trucks entering or leaving facilities, conducting walks of perimeters and or interior offices and doors.
  • Any other duties that may be required or assigned by management

Additional Info:

  • Must be 21+ years old.
  • High School education or GED.
  • Previous security or related experience preferred.
  • Good communication and writing skills.
  • Must be capable of standing or walking for twelve hours with no limitations on “normal” bending, lifting, climbing stairs, or stooping.

For a detailed job description and to apply for the job, visit Click on Employment, and then Apply here.

Parts Kitter - Galesburg, IL (1/16/18)
Midstate Manufacturing seeks to hire a full-time parts kitter. 

Qualifications and Skills

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or one to three months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before groups of customers or employees of organization.
  • Must be extremely accurate and capable of performing with attention to detail and the ability to catch and correct any discrepancies in their own work.
  • Ability to add, subtract, multiply, and divide in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions, and decimals. Ability to arrange numbers in numerical order and accurately compare part numbers to ensure the correct part is added to the kit.

Apply online at Keywords Parts Kitter; Location Galesburg, IL.



Forklift Drivers - Woodhull, IL (1/12/18)
Pioneer in Woodhull is Now Hiring Forklift Drivers In Woodhull! Call Jen to get more Information at (309)737-0191.

Field Inspector - Knox County, IL (1/12/18)
MB Property Inspection Services (MB), is hiring contractors in Knox, Warren, Mercer & Henderson Counties-IL. The main objective of most inspections is to verify residential property occupancy and condition. No inspection license is required, but inspectors must be highly-organized, self-motivated individuals with reliable personal transportation who can visit and take photos of properties and input results (using Android or iPhone) to MB system. Each inspector would agree to service a set of zip codes or territory that MB would assign inspection jobs to. Jobs would be assigned electronically to contractor via MB system.


  • Availability during daylight hours
  • Possession of iPhone or Android phone with camera functionality is preferred; ideally with 4G
  • Reliable high MPG vehicle (25+ MPG) with clean driving record
  • Reliable desktop or laptop with high speed internet access
  • A GPS unit (e.g. Garmond) or GPS via smart phone is helpful but not required
  • Helpful - experience with National REO Companies (ie. Corelogic, Safeguard, MCS, etc.)
  • Helpful - experience with inspection software: EZ Inspections, Inspectorade or Trakscapes

Inspectors can typically complete between 30-40 inspections/day (stops). Our goal is to only assign inspectors jobs in zip codes that are in close proximity to get to any job completed quickly. We pay our inspectors by direct pay (ACH) twice a month for each quality inspection completed.

Apply online at Keywords Field Inspector; Location Galesburg, IL.

Maintenance Cemetery Worker - Galesburg, IL (1/10/18)
Grounds keeper needed for maintaining cemetery grounds, digging and filling of graves, setting markers. Knowledge of equipment a plus, valid drivers license required. Salary based on experience. 20-25 hours / week with potential to become full time.

Job Type: Part-time | Required experience: Grounds maintenance: 1 year

Apply online at Keyword Cemetery; Location Galesburg, IL.

Dishwasher - Galesburg, IL (1/10/18)
Stop in and apply at StaffQuick 1348 N Henderson, Suite 3 in Galesburg Illinois. We are looking for dishwashers with shifts that vary. Pay is 8.25 an hour. You can work up to as many hours as available! Must be dependable with reliable transportation. Job Types: Part-time, Temporary.

Auto Detailer - Galesburg, IL (1/3/18)
City Select Motors seeks to hire an auto detailer. Detailing all makes and models. Appling car products such as sealants and waxes. Wash, vacuum and clean inventory as needed. Many other duties as well.

Job Type: Full-time | Salary: $9.00 to $10.00 /hour | Required experience Detailing: 1 year; Auto Detailing: 1 year

Apply online at Keywords City Select Motors; Location Galesburg, IL. 

Graphic Designer / Digital Press Operator - Monmouth, IL (1/3/18)
Kellogg Printing Co has an immediate opening for a full-time Graphic Designer /Digital Press Operator, a great opportunity to grow with a up an coming printing company. Kellogg Printing Co is a printer that specializes in quality four color and multi-color printing. Learn more about Kellogg Printing at

Graphics and Pre-Press production with comprehensive knowledge of color, pre-press workflows, and graphic design. Knowledge and skills in Adobe Creative Suite and Microsoft Office Suites. You will be handling customer files for pre-flight, proofing, pagination for press and monitor color and quality control throughout the process. A strong understanding of the printing process. Graphic file formatting and manipulation. Large Format, Sign and Banner design and production. Must also have customer service skills, good attitude, forward thinking. Candidate must be able to communicate with all departments as well as customers to optimize timely and smooth production. We are looking for a reliable employee to grow with.

Responsibilities and Duties

  • Coordination of artwork from customer submission to print production to final delivery and or distribution
  • Prepare files for output as per client direction
  • Maintain quality results by proofing and pre-flighting layouts, including required files, fonts, links, and color call-outs
  • Final artwork proof submission for customer approval
  • Create and maintain job status in project management system for all jobs
  • Make revisions as requested by customers
  • Maintaining database of accurate artwork templates
  • Prepare files for digital plate-making
  • Ensure end product quality is as expected
  • Other duties as assigned by Management

Qualifications and Skills

  • Strong print design and production background is a must
  • Must be able to execute and meet project deadlines
  • Strong problem solving and organizational skills in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to remain organized while multi-tasking and adjusting to evolving priorities
  • Strong teamwork, leadership/people management skills
  • Design experience working in a fast-paced, innovative, and entrepreneurial environment
  • Able to manage multiple projects in a fast-paced environment with strong attention to details
  • Must be detailed oriented, willing to continuously improve, and a good team player
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Salary commensurate with experience. A detailed resume must be submitted for consideration. Required experience - Graphic Design 1 year. Apply online at Keywords Kellogg Printing; Location Monmouth, IL.

Utility Locator - Knox County, IL (1/2/18)
Are you looking to jump start your growth in your professional career? How about working for one of the fastest growing underground utility locating companies in the nation? If you are a quality conscious, hard-working individual who loves working outdoors, then you should consider a career at USIC!

As we look to continue leading the industry in quality and safety, we need people to join our team who are problem solvers, confident, take pride in public safety and are comfortable in a fast paced, exciting work environment. From your first day with us, you will have a direct impact on the safety and protection of the local communities where we live and work.

We are currently hiring throughout Knox County, IL. The starting pay for this position is $13.00 per hour.

Our technicians spend their workdays on the go, working independently in the field using their company provided vehicle. You will utilize our state of the art ticket and claims management systems to ensure clear and complete mark-out services for the excavator or property owner at the work site.

Why You'll Love Working for Us (Our Benefits)

  • 100% Paid Training - We're invested in you, starting on your first day
  • Company vehicle - All work-related expenses are paid. This means you won't be putting mileage on your personal vehicle for work.
  • A company laptop, phone and equipment
  • Advancement opportunities – We promote from within the company
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • A 401(k) with company match
What We Need from You (Our Requirements)
  • Be able and willing to work outdoors in various weather conditions. Previous outdoor experience is a plus!
  • Be able to work in a confined space; walk, bend and lift up to 75 pounds
  • Be computer proficient
  • Available to work overtime and weekends (as needed)
  • HS Diploma or GED required
  • Able to pass a drug screen
  • Have a valid driver’s license and a safe driving record
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Apply online at Keywords Utility Locator; Location Galesburg, IL.

Parts Specialist - Galesburg, IL (1/2/18)
Yemm Automotive Group is seeking a full time experienced counter person to join our team! The applicant shall be a motivated and high-energy employee to assist customers and technicians in selecting required parts in a friendly, professional and efficient manner. The candidate shall possess knowledge of ADP/CDK and GM Parts Catalog software and be able to muti-task.

Qualifications and Skills

  • General Motors parts experienced preferred


  • This position offers an excellent benefits package including medical insurance, paid vacation, and paid holidays.
  • Salary compensation discussed during interview with qualified applicant.

Required experience:

  • GM Automotive Parts: 1 year
Apply online at

Dietary Manager - Galesburg, IL (1/2/18)
Marigold Rehabilitation & Health Care Center seeks to hire a dietary manager. 


  • Passed or willing to take the Dietary Manager Course
  • Passed or willing to take the Sanitation Test
  • Certified Dietary Manager Preferred
  • Previous Long-Term Care experience preferred

Responsibilities include:

  • Order supplies necessary staying within in the department budget
  • Ensure that all residents are served diets as order by physicians
  • Take necessary measures to ensure that all food served to residents has been prepared in a safe, sanitary manner while also maintaining the highest quality
  • Overall sanitation of the department
  • Local, State & Federal Sanitary regulations
  • Manage department employees including: scheduling, hiring, training, etc.
  • Maintain and update dietary records of the residents

Apply online at Click on Job Openings.

Lead Food Services Worker - Monmouth, IL (1/2/18)
Aramark seeks to hire a lead food services worker for their Monmouth College location. 


  • Must meet state age requirements to serve alcohol
  • Must have a valid TIPs card to serve alcohol
  • Must complete Serve Safe Food Handlers certification
  • Must be fluent in the English language both spoken and written – able to read & interpret documents such as safety rules, Aramark Alcohol Regulations, operating and maintenance instructions and procedure manuals
  • Basic mathematical skills are required – must be able to add, subtract, multiply and divide
  • Previous customer service, food serving, food preparation, cooking experience and experience in a lead role is preferred

For a detailed job description and to apply, visit  

Restaurant/Food Service

Buffalo Wild Wings Positions - Galesburg, IL (1/8/18)
Buffalo Wild Wings is hiring for multiple positions:

  • Server
  • Bartender
  • Host/Hostess
  • Cashier
  • Cooks
  • Busser
  • Dishwasher
  • Manager

Apply online at

Baker - Galesburg, IL (1/5/18)
Knox College invites applications for a Baker in Dining Services. This is a 40 hour per week, 10 month, benefit eligible position with varied shifts, including evenings, weekends and holidays.


  • Previous high volume baking experience preferred.
  • High school diploma or equivalent required.
  • Must have basic math skills, and be able to read and follow instructions and recipes.
  • Sanitation certification highly desirable.
  • Ability to move or lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Ability to pass a background check.

To apply, please send cover letter, resume, Employment Application (found at: and the names of three professional references to: Human Resources, Knox College, 2 East South Street, Box K-200, Galesburg, IL 61401; or submit online.

Food Systems Coordinator - Galesburg, IL (1/3/18)
Knox College invites applications for a Food Systems Coordinator to provide leadership and guidance to advance the mission and vision of the student-run Knox Farm and support initiatives related to campus food systems. The position is part time (20 hours per week) with schedule determined by work needs (possible evenings and weekends) and begins as soon as possible. The successful candidate will report to the Director of Sustainability Initiatives. Candidates should have a Bachelor's degree or significant experience in a relevant field. Experience in organic farming and food waste reduction is highly desirable.

Candidate should have experience working in a small-scale farm environment. Preferably with management experience. Qualified candidates will have a demonstrated ability to work independently and collaboratively and have a well-rounded understanding of organic farm principles and the larger food system in which urban agriculture plays a part. To apply, please send cover letter, resume and Employment Application, found at, to Human Resources.

Server and Bartender - Monmouth, IL (1/2/18)
Petey's Pub and Grill is looking for servers with customer service experience, availability, a positive upbeat attitude and able to multitask in a fast paced environment. Job Types: Full-time, Part-time. Required experience: Restaurant: 1 year.

Apply online at Keyword Peteys; Location Monmouth, IL.

Bartender, Server and Kitchen Help - Galesburg, IL (1/2/18)
156 East Banquet and Meeting Space seeks to hire a bartender/server and kitchen help. 


  • Must be 21. Bassett and/or Food Handlers a plus. Flexible hours. Pay based on experience. Full and part time positions available. Join us from the ground up!
  • Bartending experience: 2 years
  • Required licenses or certifications - Food Handler/ Basset

Kitchen Help:

  • Some experience preferred.
  • Ability to work cold prep, line cook and dish wash. Flexible schedule, pay based on experience.
  • Required experience - kitchen 1 year
  • Required license or certification - Food Handler

Apply online at Keywords 156 East; Location Galesburg, IL.




Convenience Store Cashier - Monmouth and Galesburg, IL (1/16/18)
Becks is hiring a store cashier for their Monmouth and Galesburg locations. Apply online at

Cosmetic Brand Leader (Lancome) - Galesburg, IL (1/16/18)
Bergners is hiring a cosmetic brand leader for Lancome. Apply online at Click on "Careers" (located at the bottom of the page) and then "Search Jobs."

JCPenney Positions - Galesburg, IL (1/16/18)
JCPenneys is hiring for the following positions:

  • Merchandise Associate
  • Operations Associate
  • Sales Associate
  • Temporary Sales Associate

For detailed job descriptions and to apply for the jobs, apply online at

Customer Service Representative - Galesburg, IL (1/12/18)
JB Hawks is hiring for a part time customer service representative. Are you a talented and motivated people person searching for an exciting new challenge or fresh opportunity? If you thrive in a sales and customer service environment, then we want to hear from you! We are a customer service driven organization that offers an enthusiastic work environment where you can expect to be developed, recognized and rewarded for a job well done. Benefits include: PTO ( PAID TIME OFF), HEALTH INSURANCE, 401K WITH 4% MATCH AND EMPLOYEE INCENTIVES.

Required education - High school or equivalent

Required experience - Customer Service: 1 year

Apply online at Keywords JB Hawks; Location Galesburg, IL.

Retail Sales Associate - Galesburg, IL (1/11/18)
AutoZone's Part-Time Retail Sales Associates drive sales through superior customer service by exceeding customer expectations and providing a WOW! Customer Service experience. While assisting customers, the Retail Sales Associate will perform daily assigned duties and remain compliant with company procedures in accordance to AutoZone expectations by Living the Pledge every day.

Position Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Basic knowledge of automotive parts is required
  • Excellent communication and decision making skills
  • Ability to lift, load, and deliver merchandise
  • Ability to work a flexible schedule to meet the business needs, including holidays, evenings and weekend shifts
  • Ability to pass pre-employment background check

Apply online at

Lowes Positions -  Galesburg, IL (1/8/18)
Lowes is hiring for the following positions:

  • Installed Sales Product Associate
  • CSA Front End
  • Customer Service Associate I 
  • Sales Specialist ProServcies
  • Delivery Driver
  • Store Seasonal Employee

Apply online at or visit the store and apply at the kiosk.

Walgreens Positions - Galesburg, IL (1/8/18)
Walgreens seeks to hire for the following positions:

  • Drugstore Pharmacy Technician
  • Customer Service Associate
For detailed job descriptions, and to apply for the job, visit

Target - Galesburg, IL (1/8/18)
Galesburg Target is hiring the following positions:

  • Apparel and accessories team member (3 openings)

Apply online at (Click on More and then Careers located at bottom of page) or visit the store’s kiosk at: 1071 W Carl Sandburg Drive - Galesburg.

Shoe Carnival Positions - Galesburg, IL (1/5/18)
Shoe Carnival seeks to fill the following positions:

  • Store Manager
  • Sales Associate
  • Floor Supervisor
  • Assistant Store Manager

For detailed job descriptions and to apply, visit

Store Associate/Stocker - Galesburg, IL (1/4/18)
Big Lots seeks to hire a store associate/stocker. 


  1. Prior retail experience preferred.
  2. Previous experience operating a cash register preferred.
  3. Mobility to move freely throughout sales floor and stockroom on a continual basis throughout the shift required. Ability to lift, carry, push and pull a minimum of 50 pounds required. Frequently required to stand for long periods of time, bend, stoop or kneel.
  4. Basic English literacy and math skills required.
  5. Strong customer service and communication skills required.
  6. Ability to work within a flexible schedule preferred.

Apply online at

Merchandiser/Stocker - Galesburg and Kewanee, IL (1/2/18)
Dr Pepper Snapple is proud to use top shelf recruitment technology to assist us in hiring top talent. 

Position Shift and Schedule
This is a full time position working 6:00am until route completion typically five (5) shifts per week to include Saturday and Sunday. Days off will fall during the week. Flexibility to work overtime, weekends, and holidays is required as scheduled.

Position Compensation
The starting rate of pay for this position is $12.30 per hour plus mileage reimbursement for the use of your personal vehicle. Attractive benefits package (medical, dental, vision, etc).

Position Territory
In this position you will be stocking and merchandising our products in our customer's stores located in Galesburg and Kewanee. We have a local branch located in Peoria IL however, you will only need to visit the branch for orientation and scheduled meetings. 

Apply online at Keywords Merchandiser/Stocker; Location Galesburg, IL.

Dollar General Positions - Monmouth and Galesburg, IL (1/2/18)
Dollar General Stores, located in Monmouth and Galesburg, seek to hire the following positions:

  • Sales Associate
  • Assistant Store Manager

Apply online at Click on Careers. 

Cashier/Greeter - Galesburg, IL (1/2/18)
U.S. Cellular seeks to hire a part-time cashier/greeter. 


  • High school diploma or state equivalency required.
  • 6 months of customer service experience preferred, which may include retail sales, cashier, hostess, and general office.
  • Strong organizational skills required.
  • Cash handling experience required.

Apply online at

Route Sales Representative - Galesburg, IL (1/2/18)
Frito Lay seeks to hire a route sales representative. The Route Sales Representative is a full-time position that is responsible for selling and merchandising Frito-Lay's complete line of quality products to existing and new accounts while driving a Frito-Lay truck. Route Sales Representative's hours of work vary by assigned route. Start times begin between three-o'clock and seven o'clock in the morning. Hours per week average 50 to 60 hours and include weekend and/or holiday work.

In order to be considered for this position, you must be at least 21 years old, have a valid driver’s license, and you may not have any suspensions related to moving violations within the last three years. DOT certification will be required.

This position offers a competitive base pay plus incentives which includes health care benefits, retirement and savings benefits such as pension, 401(k) and much more.

Work schedule varies; average 45-50 hours per week.

Apply online at

Family Dollar Positions - Monmouth and Galesburg, IL (1/2/18)
Family Dollar, located in Monmouth and Galesburg, seeks to hire the following positions:

  • Customer Service Representative
  • Assistant Store Manager

Apply online at Click on Careers.



Sales & Marketing

Sales Consultant - Galesburg, IL (1/8/18)
Yemm Ford seeks to hire a sales consultant. 

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Meeting Sales Goals
  • Motivation for Sales
  • Selling to Customer Needs
  • Financial Skills
  • Documentation Skills
  • Scheduling
  • Telephone Skills
  • Listening
  • Verbal Communication
  • Customer Focus
  • Job Knowledge
  • No experience necessary
  • Training provided

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Business Development Manager - Galesburg, IL (1/3/18)
309 Studio seeks to hire a full-time business development manager. As an Business Development Manager, you’ll be responsible for creating and selling advertising campaigns for commercial airtime, along with digital marketing plans as well. 309 Studio is looking for candidates who are competitive in nature, who can first seek to understand a problem, and then develop creative ideas and solutions for our clients. This position will focus on businesses in Knox and Warren Counties.

In addition to strong communication and organizational skills, the successful candidate will display:

  • Interest in multi-media platforms
  • Understanding of consumer behavior
  • Basic marketing skills
  • Relate ideas and solutions to your customers
  • Build strong client relationships
  • Ability to analyze statistical data
  • At least one year successful marketing, advertising sales or customer service experience
  • Valid driver’s license required

Salary: $31,200.00 to $62,400.00 /year | Required education - High school or equivalent | Required experience - Sales: 3 years.

Apply online at Keywords 309 Studio; Location Galesburg, IL.

Sales Associate - Galesburg, IL (1/2/18)
Slumberland seeks to hire a sales associate. 

Tremendous Rewards -- Our Guarantee:
At Slumberland, here's what you get:

  • Commission pay structure with guaranteed minimum - no draw
  • Average fulltime income of $48,000
  • Excellent compensation potential- top performers can and do earn six-figures annually
  • Flexible full-time and part-time hours. 

Apply online at